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National Advisory Council (NAC) Meeting
Webcast - November 21, 2019




Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


National Advisory Council (NAC) Meeting


5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville, Maryland


November 21, 2019




8:30 a.m. – 8:35 a.m.   Call to Order and Approval of July 24, 2019, Meeting Summary
Gopal Khanna, M.B.A.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
8:35 a.m. – 8:55 a.m.  AHRQ Accomplishments
Virginia Mackay-Smith
Associate Director
Office of the Director
Acting Director
Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
8:55 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.   Budget Update
Lucie M. Levine
Chief Financial Officer
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
9:10 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.  Challenges and Opportunities to Leverage AHRQ’s CDS Connect to Improve Care
Edwin Lomotan, M.D., FAAP, FAMIA
Chief of Clinical Informatics, Health IT Division
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
9:40 a.m. – 9:55 a.m. BREAK
9:55 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.     Gaps and Opportunities to Improve Care: Special Focus on Social Determinants of Health
Leith States, M.D., M.P.H.
Chief Medical Officer (Acting)
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

David Meyers, M.D., FAAFP
Acting Deputy Director
Chief Physician
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Public Comment
11:45 a.m. – 12 noon Chairman’s Wrap-up and NAC Input



Updated: November 21, 2019